How To Make A Concrete Coffee Table
Making a concrete coffee table can be a great way to spruce up your front room, adding an eye-catching focal point to your living space. It’s not as difficult you might think; with a few easy steps, you can have a handmade, stylish addition to your home.
Step #1: Get The Materials
Here is what you will need:
- Cement and concrete mix
- Wooden boards for the table frame
- Steel or filled covering for the table top
- An electric screwdriver and screws
- String or plasticizers
- Sticky tape
- Paint brushes,for decoration
- Painting material
- Measuring tape
Step #2: Make the Table Frame
Using the wooden boards, measure and cut out the frame to the appropriate size. To make sure they fit properly, screw them together with an electric screwdriver and screws.
Step #3: Pour The Concrete
In a large tub, mix the cement and concrete according to the instructions on the packaging. Once mixed, pour the concrete into the table frame.
- Use the tapered side of the wooden boards to smooth any edges and flatten out the concrete.
- Stretch out the strings or plasticizers to create a pattern on the surface of the table.
- Smooth the edges with a trowel or spatula.
Step # 4: Decorate The Table
Now that the concrete has been poured and the table is ready, you can paint it in any color you prefer. Use paint brushes to decorate the table with designs, or simply paint the whole table.
Step # 5: Add The Cover
Once the paint is dry, you can now attach the steel or filled covering on the top of the table. This will provide a smooth surface for the table and make sure it is durable.
Step # 6: Enjoy Your Table
Your new concrete coffee table is now ready to grace your living space. You can now enjoy your own handmade concrete table every day.
By following these steps, you’re sure to have a stylish, well-crafted concrete coffee table for your home. Making your own concrete coffee table is a great way to get creative and have fun with a project, while also adding a unique touch to your home.